Volume 3, Issue 6, December 2015, Page: 56-58
Treatment of Multiple Congenital Peripheral Aneurysms of Upper Extremity – A Case Report
Chandra Sekhar Chevuturu, Deparment of Vascular Surgery, Apollo Hospitals, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, India
Mahmood Shadab Siddique, Deparment of Vascular Surgery, Apollo Hospitals, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, India
Sri Nagesh, Department of Plastic Surgery,Apollo Hospitals, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, India
Parveen Jindal, Renal Care and Dialysis Centre, Inder Road, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
Received: Sep. 30, 2015;       Accepted: Oct. 13, 2015;       Published: Oct. 28, 2015
DOI: 10.11648/j.js.20150306.11      View  2636      Downloads  58
Abstract
Congenital true aneurisms of peripheral arteries especially on the hand are rare and idiopathic. The present case is focused on the multiple aneurysms of a young boy on both radial and ulnar arteries since birth. The clinical indications include painful ulcers on the right middle finger, discoloration and swelling of dorsum of ulnar side of right hand. In addition, patchy necrosis of fifth finger with increased intensity of pain was observed. Here we successfully treated both aneurysms with partial amputation of the digit and the growth of the skin on both sides of the palm was restored by groin flap.
Keywords
Aneurysms, Radial Artery, Ulnar Artery, Groin Flap
To cite this article
Chandra Sekhar Chevuturu, Mahmood Shadab Siddique, Sri Nagesh, Parveen Jindal, Treatment of Multiple Congenital Peripheral Aneurysms of Upper Extremity – A Case Report, Journal of Surgery. Vol. 3, No. 6, 2015, pp. 56-58. doi: 10.11648/j.js.20150306.11
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